Psychology

Psychology

Notes:

Avoid first person verbiage and write in third person, no direct quotes, and do not give possession to in-text citations or inanimate objects.

Instructions

Your initial post with at least two peer reviewed references or one peer reviewed reference or textbook reference is due by Wednesday with three peer responses (two peer responses if you attend Keiser Live Session!) with at least one peer reviewed reference.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Substance use disorder

Substance use disorder

 1.  What are the criteria for a substance use disorder?

2.  If your client asked you “What is the difference between substance abuse and substance dependence? ”  How would you explain (teach)  the difference to them?  referring to ATI?

3.  Many people are described as having a dual diagnosis.  What does that mean?

and how would that impact your nursing treatment of that person?

How would you go about prioritizing what issue you would treat first?

4.  Many people have a substance abuse disorder yet so many people are not identified or treated for this disorder.  What are some reasons cited in the text regarding failure to detect substance abuse disorders and failure to provide treatment?

5. Review some methods used to screen for substance abuse disorders?  What is CAGE?

6.  What is the legal limit of blood alcohol content with a breathe device?  What is the level that could cause death?  Is that true for everyone?  can the levels change?  why or why not?

7.  Explain briefly what is alcohol withdrawal?  what happens in the body?

What is the treatment course for alcohol withdrawal?  is it life-threatening?  What is the most significant concern with alcohol withdrawal?

8.  What medications are used when a person is going thru active withdrawal from alcohol?

  •      How long does withdrawal typically last?
  •      What are the common symptoms of alcohol withdrawal?

Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse

  • List and define the seven types of elder abuse that were identified by the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA).
  • How would you approach the Ethical Dilemmas and Considerations that might arise regarding Euthanasia, Suicide, and Assisted Suicide?
  • Describe and discuss the nurse’s role in health promotion and disease prevention in older adults. Share an example from your personal experience as a RN.
  • Name and elaborate on at least three screening/preventive procedure that must be done in older adults.
  • Define and discuss three common End-of-life documents that you as nurse must be familiar with to be able to educate older adults.

Submission Instructions:

  • Your initial post should be at least 500 words, formatted and cited in current APA style with support from at least 2 academic sources.

Mental health

Mental health

Following MLA formatting, please write a minimum of 2+ pages (not including the Works Cited page) that chooses one side of a two-sided argument that connects to one of the Human Rights issues listed in Unit

3. Your essay should have at least 3 peer-reviewed sources from the database that are each longer than 5 pages listed on its Works Cited page in alphabetical order. You may use the same sources and quotations from sources that you used in the Annotated Bibliography assignment or you may choose different sources and quotations.

 

Neural examination

Neural examination

Assessment Description

Sister Mary is a patient in Level 2 Emergency Department. She must have a neural examination, physical assessment, radiographs of her facial bones, and a computed tomography scan of the head. Taking into consideration that she is a Roman Catholic nun, what would be the ideal course of patient education as this woman progresses from department to department?

Information systems

Information systems

Write 1 page:

Information systems are integrated into all components of business today, but can they bring competitive advantage? Over the years, there have been many answers to this question.

Describe some examples of information systems that have provided businesses with a competitive advantage.

Why do you think this company succeeded or failed?

How do you think the company in your example has or will continue to thrive?

Remember based on our reading, a strategic information system attempts to do one or more of the following:

  • Deliver a product or a service at a lower cost;
  • Deliver a product or service that is differentiated;
  • Help an organization focus on a specific market segment;
  • Enable innovation.

Here are some examples of information systems that fall into this category.

  • Business Process Management Systems
  • Electronic Data Interchange

Health promotion model

Health promotion model

Note

At least 200 words with 3 references including in-text citations required following APA 2007 style

Psychological Factors

Psychological Factors

This assignment is to be submitted as a Microsoft Word document.

  1. Give examples of psychosocial factors that affect the health care professional and the effect those factors could have on patient education.
  2. Give examples of psychosocial factors that affect the patient and the effect those factors could have on patient education.
  3. Explain what is meant by personality styles and give examples of approaches that could be used to help the patient. Include self-perception as a factor.
  4. List the steps in adjustment to illness and how the patient copes with each step.
  5. Explain the health professional’s role in teaching the patient at different life stages.
  6. Define the role of the family in patient education.
  7. How might the family influence the compliance of the patient and what measures can the health care professional use in communication with the family?

Instructions

Write a short (50-100-word) paragraph response for each question.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Review the videos in this week’s Learning Resources and consider the insights provided on CBT in various settings.
Post an explanation of how the use of CBT in groups compares to its use in family or individual settings. Explain at least two challenges PMHNPs might encounter when using CBT in one of these settings. Support your response with specific examples from this week’s media and at least three peer-reviewed, evidence-based sources. Explain why each of your supporting sources is considered scholarly and attach the PDFs of your source

Stages Of Life

Stages Of Life

Assessment Description

Write  on the Stages-of-Life and the influence of age in health care from a patient’s perspective. Interview a friend or family member about that person’s experiences with the health care system. You may develop your own list of questions.

Suggested questions:

  1. Do you feel that your stage-of-life had any effect on your interaction with health care professionals?
  2. Which areas of the hospital or clinic were most concerned with your well-being and feelings?
  3. Was your family with you during this hospital stay or outpatient visit?
  4. Was your family included in your treatment, such as post-procedure instructions?

Note

Write a 500-750-words

You are required to submit this assignment to Lopes Write. A link to the Lopes Write technical support articles is located in Class Resources if you need assistance.